45 kms (about 30 miles) east of Los Angeles – Depth reported 6km The area is an active seismic zone, of course. No reports of injuries as yet, lets hope it stays that way.
Canada’s Globe and Mail reports on a significant Nafta concession from Canada: Canada foreign minister is in Washington for talks. Earlier: This ain’t over, but it looks like movement towards resolution. It has been dragging on and I don’t expect the end will come quickly. Still, a step forward.
President Trump on the Twitter: Our new Trade Deal with Mexico focuses on FARMERS, GROWTH for our country, tearing down TRADE BARRIERS, JOBS and having companies continue to POUR BACK INTO OUR COUNTRY. It will be a big hit!
Commonwealth Bank of Australia senior currency strategist Joseph Capurso Comment on emerging market currencies Also on the yuan, looking for it lower against the USD (forecasts 6.95) after this short term bounce we seeing
I posted forex options for expiry today here earlier: These ones are for , 10 am NY cut: EUR/USD – 1.1600 EUR 1.8bn – 1.1725 1.3bn USD/JPY
Bank of Japan’s Hitoshi Suzuki, Member of the Policy Board speaking Here we go … something a bit more meaty: USD/JPY says ‘Zzzzzzzzzzzzz ….’ ForexLive
Head of the National Development and Reform Commission of the People’s Republic of China (NDRC) NDRC is the ‘state planner’ ForexLive
The office of Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau has released a statement on the call with US President Trump today – Says call was constructive – Hopes for successful conclusion on Nafta talks
Mexican president-elect Lopez Obrador, speaking on Nafta Yeah, sure … right. I wonder how sincere this expression of unhappiness is TBH. ForexLive
NZ budget responsibility rules commit the government to run surpluses across business cycle – And to reduce net debt to 20% of GDP Ardern saying they won’t be relaxed, are “a firm guide as to how we want to manage the economy”